On 15th of December 2008, ASEAN has taken a new chapter in its long years of regional cooperation as the ASEAN Charter has entered into force. Surin Pitsuwan, the Secretary-General of ASEAN, mentioned that “the ASEAN Charter is a historic milestone for the organization, repositioning ASEAN to artikel arti legitimasi hukum forex meet the challenges of the 21st century. The Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono reiterated in the ASEAN Charter entry-into-force ceremony that one of the main challenges of ASEAN will be climate change and the volatility of food prices in the region.